Rose (Rosa 'Ralph's Creeper') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Ralph's Creeper'
'Morpaplay'
'MORpapplay'
'Chunga'
'Creepy'
'Glowing Carpet'
'Highveld Sun'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Small: under 2"
Bloom shape: Other: Lightly cupped
Petal count: semi-double: 8-15 petals
Rose bloom color: Red blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters
Rebloom: Good
Class: Shrub
Extra Color Info: Red, with white reverse and golden center
Growth Habit: Short groundcover rose, typically 1-2 feet tall, 3-5 feet wide
Fragrance: Moderate
Hybridizer & year: Ralph S. Moore, 1988

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 1-2 feet
Plant Spread: 3-5 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Red and white
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Groundcover
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth

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Comments:
Posted by RoseBlush1 (Weaverville, California - Zone 8a) on Apr 30, 2015 11:30 AM

This is truly a no-care rose in my garden. I prune it about every three or four years. Every time I walk past the rose, no matter what time of day, it makes me smile. My kind of rose ...

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